Selena Gomez - Revival
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2015 Ratings: #685 / 938
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Based on 700 ratings
2015 Ratings: #312
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Entertainment Weekly

On her fifth album Gomez goes for mood-setting, and the result is a gripping batch of sultry pop jams that are more “Netflix and chill,” less “Let’s hit the clurb.”

80
Rolling Stone

Revival is an audacious name for a 23-year-old singer’s second album, but from start to finish, Gomez earns it. This is the sound of a newly empowered pop artist growing into her strengths like never before.

70
Drowned in Sound

There’s enough growth here to accept the occasional stumble. Revival, like ‘Good For You’, is a damn fine, hook-laden surprise. Selena Gomez has found a voice worth paying serious attention to.

70
Slant Magazine

Song for song, Revival rivals Carly Rae Jepsen’s Emotion for breakout pop album of the year, but if it similarly falls short of greatness, it’s due in large part to a lack of originality.

60
AllMusic

It makes for a solid pop album overall, but it's a little too formulaic and predictable to rate among her best work.

60
Spin

At its high points, Revival is marked by this lush, sphinx-like readiness: as if, after a decade and a half of being nonstop front and center, Gomez has finally figured out what it means to center herself.

60
The Observer

The most surprising thing about Revival is its understatement, despite the hit-making co-writers.

55
The Young Folks
Most of the tracks are forgettable as soon as you finish listening to them. There is no structure to the set of songs, and the album falls short despite the few hidden gems scattered throughout.
aristocat
91
Revival - 100
Kill Em With Kindness - 84
Hands To Myself - 100
Same Old Love - 100
Sober - 100
Good For You (feat. A$AP Rocky) - 100
Camouflage - 90
Me & the Rhythm - 100
Survivors - 85
Body Heat - 45
Rise - 100
disastian
70
This is a ""good"" mainstream pop album,
Best selena's album.
nikoni
69
Seu melhor álbum ate hoje, mas sempre vejo ela tentando entregar algo bom e falhando na metade pro fim...
ratococacola
68
Revival: 6/10
Kill Em With Kindness: 5.3/10 ( Superestimada)
Hands To Myself: 7.5/10
Same Old Love: 8.9/10
Sober: 7/10
Good For You: 5.2/10 ( Chatice ao extremo)
Camouflage: 8/10
Me e The Rhytm: 6.5/10
Survivors: 5.8/10
Bomba Heat: 2/10
Rise: 6.7/10
Me e My Girls: 5/10
Nobody: 7.5/10
Perfect: 7/10
Outta My Hands ( Loco): 8.6/10
Cologne: 8/10
SalmonBoucher
78
A spectacular transformation of Disney princess and Wizard of Waverly Place Selena Gomez. "Revival" is a solid pop product, combining playful pop tunes with vibrant electronic materials, Latin music and tropical sounds. The album showed a strong growth in Selena's music, from lyrics to production and even vocal. With "Revival", Selena showed us that she not only sang basic EDM songs or nonsense catchy songs, she dared to challenge herself with songs that dealt with sensitive ... read more
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Added on: September 15, 2015